Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Other: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Body. Sacred eye: single. Carnelian. Eye in relief on one side. On back sunk cartouche of Amenhotep III. (Set in modern metal swivel ring).
By 1935: Mrs. Charles B. Perkins collection; 1935: purchased by the MFA from Mrs. Charles B. Perkins.*
(Accession date: January 10, 1935)
Four amulets, 35.22-35.25, were purchased as a group for $50.
Arthur Mason Knapp Fund